Yoshitomo Okumura

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Affiliation: Hyogo College of Medicine
Country: Japan

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Desmoplastic malignant mesothelioma: two cases and a literature review
    Hiroshi Hirano
    Second Department of Pathology, Hyogo College of Medicine, 1 1 Mukogawa cho, Nishinomiya, Hyogo 663 8501, Japan
    Med Electron Microsc 36:173-8. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Localized pleural malignant mesothelioma
    Hiroshi Hirano
    Department of Pathology, Hyogo College of Medicine, Hyogo, Japan
    Pathol Int 53:616-21. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint Autopsy case of congenital pulmonary lymphangiectasis
    Hiroshi Hirano
    Second Department of Pathology, Hyogo College of Medicine, Hyogo, Japan
    Pathol Int 54:532-6. 2004
  4. doi request reprint Circulating endothelial cell (CEC) as a diagnostic and prognostic marker in malignant pleural mesothelioma (MPM)
    Kazue Yoneda
    Department of Thoracic Surgery, Hyogo College of Medicine, Nishinomiya, Japan
    Ann Surg Oncol 19:4229-37. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Frequent inactivation of the BAP1 gene in epithelioid-type malignant mesothelioma
    Yoshie Yoshikawa
    Department of Genetics, Hyogo College of Medicine, Hyogo, Japan
    Cancer Sci 103:868-74. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Practical approaches to diagnose and treat for T0 malignant pleural mesothelioma: a proposal for diagnostic total parietal pleurectomy
    Seiki Hasegawa
    Department of Thoracic Surgery, Hyogo College of Medicine, 1 1 Mukogawa cho, Nishinomiya, 663 8501, Japan
    Int J Clin Oncol 17:33-9. 2012
  7. ncbi request reprint Significant increase in circulating tumour cells in pulmonary venous blood during surgical manipulation in patients with primary lung cancer
    Masaki Hashimoto
    Department of Thoracic Surgery, Hyogo College of Medicine, Nishinomiya, Japan
    Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg 18:775-83. 2014
  8. doi request reprint Diagnosis of synchronous primary lung adenocarcinomas based on epidermal growth factor (EGFR) gene status: A case report
    Teruhisa Takuwa
    Department of General Thoracic Surgery, Hyogo College of Medicine, 1 1 Mukogawacho Nishinomiyashi Hyogo 663 8501, Japan
    Lung Cancer 68:498-500. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Frequency of epidermal growth factor receptor mutations in Bangladeshi patients with adenocarcinoma of the lung
    Shakibur Rahman
    Department of Thoracic Surgery, Hyogo College of Medicine, 1 1 Mukogawa cho, Nishinomiya, Hyogo, 663 8501, Japan
    Int J Clin Oncol 19:45-9. 2014
  10. doi request reprint Frequent deletion of 3p21.1 region carrying semaphorin 3G and aberrant expression of the genes participating in semaphorin signaling in the epithelioid type of malignant mesothelioma cells
    Yoshie Yoshikawa
    Department of Genetics, Hyogo College of Medicine, 1 1 Mukogawa cho, Nishinomiya, Hyogo, 663 8501, Japan
    Int J Oncol 39:1365-74. 2011

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Publications17

  1. ncbi request reprint Desmoplastic malignant mesothelioma: two cases and a literature review
    Hiroshi Hirano
    Second Department of Pathology, Hyogo College of Medicine, 1 1 Mukogawa cho, Nishinomiya, Hyogo 663 8501, Japan
    Med Electron Microsc 36:173-8. 2003
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint Localized pleural malignant mesothelioma
    Hiroshi Hirano
    Department of Pathology, Hyogo College of Medicine, Hyogo, Japan
    Pathol Int 53:616-21. 2003
    ..This case suggests that localized pleural MM has a high proliferative potential and aggressive course, and is considered an early stage of diffuse pleural MM...
  3. ncbi request reprint Autopsy case of congenital pulmonary lymphangiectasis
    Hiroshi Hirano
    Second Department of Pathology, Hyogo College of Medicine, Hyogo, Japan
    Pathol Int 54:532-6. 2004
    ..The clinical behavior and prognosis of CPL depend on the extent of pulmonary involvement of the lymphatic dilatations regardless of systemic lymphatic dilations...
  4. doi request reprint Circulating endothelial cell (CEC) as a diagnostic and prognostic marker in malignant pleural mesothelioma (MPM)
    Kazue Yoneda
    Department of Thoracic Surgery, Hyogo College of Medicine, Nishinomiya, Japan
    Ann Surg Oncol 19:4229-37. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate the diagnostic and prognostic value of circulating endothelial cell (CEC), a potential surrogate of tumor angiogenesis, in malignant pleural mesothelioma (MPM)...
  5. doi request reprint Frequent inactivation of the BAP1 gene in epithelioid-type malignant mesothelioma
    Yoshie Yoshikawa
    Department of Genetics, Hyogo College of Medicine, Hyogo, Japan
    Cancer Sci 103:868-74. 2012
    ..These results suggest that the lack of the tumor suppressor BAP1 may be more specifically involved in the pathogenesis of epithelioid MM rather than non-epithelioid MM, and would be useful for diagnosis of epithelioid-type MM...
  6. doi request reprint Practical approaches to diagnose and treat for T0 malignant pleural mesothelioma: a proposal for diagnostic total parietal pleurectomy
    Seiki Hasegawa
    Department of Thoracic Surgery, Hyogo College of Medicine, 1 1 Mukogawa cho, Nishinomiya, 663 8501, Japan
    Int J Clin Oncol 17:33-9. 2012
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Significant increase in circulating tumour cells in pulmonary venous blood during surgical manipulation in patients with primary lung cancer
    Masaki Hashimoto
    Department of Thoracic Surgery, Hyogo College of Medicine, Nishinomiya, Japan
    Interact Cardiovasc Thorac Surg 18:775-83. 2014
    ..Accordingly, this prospective study was conducted to assess changes in CTCs in the drainage pulmonary vein (PV) during lung cancer surgery...
  8. doi request reprint Diagnosis of synchronous primary lung adenocarcinomas based on epidermal growth factor (EGFR) gene status: A case report
    Teruhisa Takuwa
    Department of General Thoracic Surgery, Hyogo College of Medicine, 1 1 Mukogawacho Nishinomiyashi Hyogo 663 8501, Japan
    Lung Cancer 68:498-500. 2010
    ....
  9. doi request reprint Frequency of epidermal growth factor receptor mutations in Bangladeshi patients with adenocarcinoma of the lung
    Shakibur Rahman
    Department of Thoracic Surgery, Hyogo College of Medicine, 1 1 Mukogawa cho, Nishinomiya, Hyogo, 663 8501, Japan
    Int J Clin Oncol 19:45-9. 2014
    ..However, such information is still lacking in some developing countries...
  10. doi request reprint Frequent deletion of 3p21.1 region carrying semaphorin 3G and aberrant expression of the genes participating in semaphorin signaling in the epithelioid type of malignant mesothelioma cells
    Yoshie Yoshikawa
    Department of Genetics, Hyogo College of Medicine, 1 1 Mukogawa cho, Nishinomiya, Hyogo, 663 8501, Japan
    Int J Oncol 39:1365-74. 2011
    ....
  11. doi request reprint Circulating tumor cell as a diagnostic marker in primary lung cancer
    Fumihiro Tanaka
    Departments of Thoracic Surgery, Pathology, and Thoracic Oncology, and Division of Respiratory Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Hyogo College of Medicine, Hyogo, Japan
    Clin Cancer Res 15:6980-6. 2009
    ..5-mL samples of peripheral blood sampled from patients with a suspicion or a diagnosis of primary lung cancer. A semiautomated system was used to capture CTCs with an antibody against epithelial cell adhesion molecule...
  12. doi request reprint Well-differentiated papillary mesothelioma with invasion to the chest wall
    Ikuko Torii
    Department of Pathology, Hyogo College of Medicine, 1 1 Mukogawa, Nishinomiya, Hyogo 663 8501, Japan
    Lung Cancer 67:244-7. 2010
    ..In addition, tumor cells invaded into the chest wall with a trabecular or glandular architecture. Based on these findings, this case is pathologically considered as WDPM of the pleura with malignant potential...
  13. doi request reprint Circulating tumor cells in pulmonary venous blood of primary lung cancer patients
    Yoshitomo Okumura
    Department of Thoracic Surgery, Hyogo College of Medicine, Nishinomiya, Japan
    Ann Thorac Surg 87:1669-75. 2009
    ..4% of resectable lung cancer patients, we conducted a prospective study on CTC in pulmonary vein (PV) blood because tumor cells apart from the primary tumor may circulate after passing through the drainage PV...
  14. doi request reprint Perivascular epithelioid cell tumor of the rib
    Ikuko Torii
    Department of Pathology, Hyogo College of Medicine, 1 1 Mukogawa, Nishinomiya, Hyogo 663 8501, Japan
    Virchows Arch 452:697-702. 2008
    ..To the best of our knowledge, this is the first case report of PEComa arising from the rib with the signs of malignant potential...
  15. ncbi request reprint Pulmonary lymphangiectasis in an asymptomatic adult
    Yoshitomo Okumura
    Department of Thoracic Surgery and Pathology, Toneyama National Hospital, Toyonaka City, Japan
    Respiration 73:114-6. 2006
    ..In the present study, the pathogenesis and clinical characteristics are discussed...
  16. ncbi request reprint Thymic carcinoma with a large cystic lesion
    Shin Ichi Takeda
    Department of General Thoracic Surgery, Toneyama National Hospital, Toyonaka, Osaka, Japan
    Jpn J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 52:574-6. 2004
    ..Histologically, the cystic wall was lined with malignant cells. We herein present a diagnostic pitfall case of thymic carcinoma having a large cystic component with which rare association should be recognized...
  17. ncbi request reprint Pulmonary benign metastasizing leiomyoma from the uterus in a postmenopausal woman: report of a case
    Yasunobu Funakoshi
    Division of Surgery, Toneyama National Hospital, 5 1 1 Toneyama, Toyonaka, Osaka 560 8552, Japan
    Surg Today 34:55-7. 2004
    ..Although this disease is considered to be hormone-dependent, metastasis was found in this elderly postmenopausal woman whose tumor was negative for estrogen receptor...